Newscast Producer / MPJ

Job Description

WLFI-TV seeks a television Newscast Producer / Multiplatform Journalist. Our next newsroom team member will deliver news important to viewers with local, accurate, and visual content. WLFI’s newsroom is a team atmosphere and we’re looking for someone who can come in to play a pivotal role in our successful newsroom. The primary purpose is to create, lead and organize content for multiple platforms using strong editorial, journalistic, organizational and communication skills.
Key activities:
• Developing newscasts and local programs; responsible for writing, and showcasing
• Working closely with news managers and assignment editors to determine content
• Executing time-sensitive decisions
• Responsible for oversight of live broadcast
• Desktop editing
• Posting content to WLFI’s Web site

Required Skills

Skills and Abilities:
• Knowledge of Edius preferred
• Excellent conversational and creative writing skills
• Must have strong communication and organization skills
• Adaptable, self-motivated and able to work in a fast paced, deadline driven environment

Education Required

Education/Experience:
• Bachelor’s degree in Journalism or related field
• Experience as a producer preferred

Benefits

WLFI TV offers Medical, Dental, Vision, and Disability Coverage options, 401k, and paid time off.

How to Apply

Allen Media Broadcasting is an equal opportunity employer. Allen Media Broadcasting recruits, employs, trains, compensates and promotes regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, veteran status, and other legally-protected status.
NOTE: This job description contains basic requirements for the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned. Job offer contingent on Background Check and Drug Screen.
Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law.)

Apply online at www.wlfi.com

Station:
WLFI TV

Location:
West Lafayette IN

Employment Type:
Full-time

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